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Events Internship – Remote

ZERO directs a national ‘Run/Walk’ 5k series to raise money for prostate cancer research and patient support programs. The past two years, ZERO’s Run/Walks were virtual to ensure the safety of the local communities during the COVID-19 pandemic. This year, we have over 45 in-person events and are currently seeking a motivated and dedicated individual to assist our Events Team in marketing and outreach during our fall run/walk season. 

Though the internship is unpaid, the intern will learn and gain hands-on experience under the guidance of experienced professionals.


  • Engaging community-based grassroots organizations to increase participation and registration
  • Possible organizations include local businesses, colleges, national honor society chapters, sororities and fraternities, local running groups, and more
  • Identifying new potential groups for recruitment 
  • Supporting volunteer and participant retention efforts
  • Assisting new participants with registration via phone calls and email
  • Troubleshooting registration issues
  • Other tasks as assigned


  • Detail-oriented with strong organizational skills
  • Enthusiastic and self-motivated with a good sense of humor
  • Professional demeanor
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Working knowledge of Google Suite
  • Strong computer skills & a quick learner of new technology
  • Strong interpersonal skills and judgment
  • Flexibility to work some evenings and weekends, if needed
  • Interest in learning about and sharing in our mission

Part-time internships are available between the hours of 9am-5pm, Monday through Friday. With communication, start and end days of internship are flexible.

Interested applicants should email with a resume and cover letter. Please include ‘Events Internship’ in the subject line. Please include the job site that referred you to this position in your cover letter.